The BEST Episodes of Home Economics

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Sep 18, 2021

Network: ABC (US)

The series takes a look at the heartwarming yet super uncomfortable and sometimes frustrating relationship among three adult siblings: one in the 1%, one middle-class and one barely holding on.

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Opus One Cabernet, 2015, $500

#1 - Opus One Cabernet, 2015, $500

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired May 19, 2021

The family gathers to try and celebrate their parents’ anniversary without spoiling it — like every other year. However, after everyone learns what Tom’s new novel is about, the celebration may just be the worst one yet.

star 7.43
56 votes
Directors: Rebecca Asher
Writers: Ashly Perez
35% of Allied Harness and Sling LTD, $3,000,000

#2 - 35% of Allied Harness and Sling LTD, $3,000,000

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired May 5, 2021

After upsetting Marina, Tom tries to help out more around the house. While Sarah tries to find temporary employment, she and Denise worry their son will be corrupted after Kelvin decides he wants to learn all about Uncle Connor’s business.

star 7.32
66 votes
Writers: Julieanne Smolinski
Bounce House Rental, $250

#3 - Bounce House Rental, $250

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Apr 21, 2021

Connor invites all the cousins over for an epic sleepover to cheer up his daughter, Gretchen. Meanwhile, Tom is determined to prove he can be a fun uncle too.

star 7.21
78 votes
Directors: Gail Mancuso
Writers: Tucker Cawley
The Triangle Shirtwaist Fire: An Oral History (Used), $11

#4 - The Triangle Shirtwaist Fire: An Oral History (Used), $11

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired May 12, 2021

Connor invites the siblings to a party he’s throwing for his ex-wife, Emily. While he feels the need to prove that he is cool with their divorce, he is not the only one in the competitive spirit. Tom and Marina try to prove to each other that they still have game, while Sarah finds the perfect solution to the fact that she’s a bad gift-giver.

star 7.18
62 votes
Directors: Gail Mancuso
Writers: Jess Pineda
Pilot

#5 - Pilot

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Apr 7, 2021

Viewers are introduced to the heartwarming yet super uncomfortable and sometimes frustrating relationship among three adult siblings: one in the 1%, one middle-class and one barely holding on.

star 7.17
111 votes
Directors: Dean Holland
Writers: John Aboud, Michael Colton
Triple Scoop of Ice Cream, $6.39

#6 - Triple Scoop of Ice Cream, $6.39

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Apr 28, 2021

When Tom and Sarah discover that their parents have been spending time at Connor’s house and not theirs, jealousy rears its ugly head. But when it looks like there might be more grandparent time for everyone, they learn to be careful what they wish for.

star 7.15
68 votes
Writers: John Aboud, Michael Colton
Mermaid Taffeta Wedding Dress, $1,999

#7 - Mermaid Taffeta Wedding Dress, $1,999

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Apr 14, 2021

The Hayworth family is invited to the wedding of longtime family friend Spags. When Connor enlists Tom’s help to write and re-write a wedding toast, things take an unexpected turn between the brothers. Sarah realizes Denise is upset they never had a real wedding, while Marina meticulously plans her drinking schedule for a night out without the kids.

star 7.03
86 votes
Directors: Dean Holland
Writers: John Aboud, Michael Colton